Benalla Rural CityCommunity profile
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Benalla Rural City

Workers' place of residence

In 2011, of the 5,080 people who worked in Benalla Rural City, 4,249 or 83.6% also lived in the area.

Where does Benalla Rural City's workforce come from? Journey to Work data sheds light on how many workers live locally, how many commute from other areas and which areas they commute from.  Some areas attract a large external workforce because they have major employment centres or because local residents have a different set of skills or aspirations than the local jobs require. Understanding where workers reside assists in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision. It also helps to clarify economic and employment drivers across areas and assists in understanding the degree to which Benalla Rural City provides local employment.

Derived from the Census:

'For the main job held last week, what was the person's workplace address?'

Persons who are employed within the area boundaries.

Overview
Residential location of local workers
Benalla Rural City2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area4,24983.6
Live and work in the same SLA3,23763.7
Live in the area and work in different SLA1,01219.9
Work in the area, but live outside83116.4

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Residential location of local workers, 2011
Residential location of local workers, 2011 16.4% 19.9% 63.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Detailed breakdown by SLA
Residential location of local workers by SLA
Benalla Rural City - Total area2011
SLANumber%
Benalla (RC) - Benalla2,78654.8
Benalla (RC) Bal1,46328.8
Wangaratta (RC) - Central2184.3
Strathbogie (S)1222.4
Wangaratta (RC) - South1182.3
Moira (S) - East450.9
Mansfield (S)420.8
Gr. Shepparton (C) - Pt A410.8
Wangaratta (RC) - North410.8
Gr. Shepparton (C) - Pt B East170.3

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

NOTE: Table totals may not equate with other similar tables due to randomisation of small numbers. Please refer to the specific data notes for more information.

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